Priscila Vansetti, director of Global Strategy and Business Development at Corteva Agriscience, was named the Lifetime Achievement – Industry Award recipient of the 2020 HENAAC Awards, sponsored by the Great Minds in Stem (GMiS). The honorees were selected from a competitive pool of candidates from over 60 companies, government agencies, academic institutions, and uniformed services. GMiS is a non-profit organization dedicated to keeping America technologically strong by promoting Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) careers, especially in underserved communities.
Prior to her role at Corteva, Vansetti served as the director of Global Strategy and Business Development at DowDuPont, a merger of Dow and DuPont, and former president of DuPont do Brasil. She joined DuPont in 1981 in São Paulo, where she held management and leadership positions in Latin America, and later helped the business expand into the Canadian market. Over the years, she served on the Boards of the American Chamber of Commerce in Brazil, CropLife Canada, and the Brazilian Chemical Industry Association.
All honorees will be recognized during the virtual 32nd Annual GMiS Conference, “Every Challenge, Every Frontier,” October 5 – 9, 2020.
Priscila Vansetti is Member of the Inter-American Dialogue. She sits on the Dialogue’s Board of Directors.